A scene from the segment Local Egg, directed by Ng Ka-leung, of omnibus film Ten Years (Category IIB; Cantonese, Putonghua, English). Other segments are directed by Kwok Zune, Wong Fei-pang, Jevons Au, and Chow Kwun-wai. Photo: Andy Wong

Film review: Ten Years – Hongkongers’ worst post-Occupy fears depicted in 5 short films

It is 2025, and Cantonese cuisine and language are dying, ‘youth guards’ report people using banned words such as ‘local’, and a national security law looms large. Five brilliantly crafted segments, each by a different director, make up this dark and brilliant political satire

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A scene from the segment Local Egg, directed by Ng Ka-leung, of omnibus film Ten Years (Category IIB; Cantonese, Putonghua, English). Other segments are directed by Kwok Zune, Wong Fei-pang, Jevons Au, and Chow Kwun-wai. Photo: Andy Wong
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